Saaho Trailers

Posted in the ugly on August 10, 2019 by munna

Thanks to Sanjana and Naveen…
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Dhaakad Teaser

Posted in the ugly on August 9, 2019 by munna

Thanks to Sanjana…

Salim’s Viewing! (updated)

Posted in the good on August 8, 2019 by Satyam


A Very Strange Man (book by Ismat Chugtai)
A rather odd fictionalised account of the Geeta Dutt – Guru Dutt – Waheeda Rahman triangle, where various other characters are called by their real names but then the central three are given other names. I imagine the Urdu original would be much better – this translated version didn’t really work for me. But interesting nevertheless.

Judgemental Hai Kya
Fantastic performances from both Rajkumar Rao and Kangana, and a credit-worthy exploration of mental illness against the backdrop of a thriller (or is that the other way around?). Decent film though nothing earth-shattering (there’s been literally nothing great this year so far).

Gulzar’s Aandhi (by Saba Mahmood Bashir)
This is a really well-written short book about Gulzar’s directorial masterpiece. It explores various aspects of the film but also gives background information about the cast and crew. A very enjoyable read.
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Jabariya Jodi, Minor releases and the rest of the box office

Posted in the bad on August 8, 2019 by munna

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Mission Mangal Trailers

Posted in the ugly on August 8, 2019 by munna

Thanks to Sanjana and Jeeves…

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Images from Mission Mangal

Posted in the bad on August 7, 2019 by munna


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The Irishman trailer

Posted in the ugly on July 31, 2019 by Satyam

Thanks to Bliss…